While travelling in Thailand we stayed in different kinds of ho(s)tels and a bungalow, we really enjoyed almost everyone of them, so we are listing them for you with our own reviews: two in Bangkok and one in Koh Chang. You will see our usual cheap options and also a more expensive one that is the favourite of my boyfrind's brother 🙂 , they are all comfortable and clean at the same time, and, most important thing: WE NEVER HAD BED BUGS!
When you are a so called "vegan for the animals" you are not only concerned about food, but also about your shopping, and if it's difficult enough to pay attention to everything in your own environment, you can only imagine that it must be impossible abroad.
Never mind! The number of people concerned with cruelty free products is growing everyday, and so are web pages and applications that can help us checking materials and ingredients.
Here's the ones you cannot miss when travelling abroad:
A lot of people decide to visit Thailand for its astonishing beaches or secluded villages in the north, but if you are planning your trip to Thailand I really think you shouldn't miss a visit to Bangkok, it will totally surprise you and I'm going to tell you how !
Here's the 3 main reasons to visit Bangkok
While travelling in México we stayed in many ho(s)tels and flats, we really enjoyed almost everyone of them, so we are listing them for you with our own reviews. They are all very cheap but comfortable and clean at the same time, and, most important thing: WE NEVER HAD BED BUGS!
If you are planning a trip to the Riviera Maya you may be still deciding whether it is better to spend some days in Tulum, Playa del Carmen or Cancun.
Here's my 3 reasons why you should visit Tulum.
The Dolomites are well know for their beauty, their views and all the sports that you can practice both in winter and in summer.
Nevertheless, the activity that I love most here is having a relaxing sauna after a working week, and it is really less expensive than you can imagine.
Thailand is one of the best places to eat vegan and cheap food, and Bangkok offers a huge variety of choices for every taste; this is my personal guide of the best vegan food in the city.
Chamlong restaurant, just outside Chatuchak Market
In my opinion this is the best place to eat vegan in Bangkok: it has different stalls and also vegan shop. You may read that this is a vegetarian place, but when I ate there everything was vegan; keep in mind that in Thailand many people use the word "vegetarian" for vegan, just ask to be sure but you'll have no issues.
What I remember
I first visited Cuba around the year 2003. I spent one month studying at the University of La Habana and had some time to visit Trinidad and Pinar.
I was a vegetarian back then, so finding something to eat was not a problem, even if you had to buy cheese and eggs at the black market. Meat was a luxury item, so it was not easy to find it in street food stalls.
What really shocked me was the condition of stray animals: everywhere I went I saw miserable cats and dogs, ill with skin diseases , so thin you could see their ribs, and many of them had their ears cut, I really don't know why.
People of course got shocked and angry when I asked for meat for the animals, in a time when many humans didn't have enough to eat.
I left the island in deep sorrow because I couldn't do anything for the animals, and nobody was going to do anything soon.
Las Colaradas is an astonishing location which is part of the Ria Lagartos Biosphere Reserve, established in 1979 with the aim of protecting 60,000 hectares of vegetation and hundreds of species of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.
Despite the huge variety of fauna that one can spot here, including turtles and crocodiles, Las Coloradas is famous for two things: its pink waters and its flamingos.
In La Habana you won't find huge supermarkets like the ones we are used to, but local markets are scattered everywhere and are just perfect if you are looking for mango, aguacate, platano, guayaba, malanga....
These are the best markets in La Habana (for me)...